20 Easy Plants That you Almost Never Have to Water!
If you live in a dry region or want to help the environment by planting a water-wise garden, you may be wondering exactly what you can plant. Check out this fantastic array of succulents, grasses, and flowers that thrive in low-water conditions. 1. Golden Barrel Cactus This one blooms throughout spring and summer, showing off its […]
How To Grow Ginger & Epic Ways To Use It - Gardening Sun
Ginger (Zingiber officinale) is an amazing spice with a plethora of therapeutic benefits mostly due to its antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties. Ginger plants can grow up [...]
Edible Edges: Landscaping That's Good Enough to Eat! - Garden Therapy
Edible edges are easy! Pop in edible plants that look decorative and provide harvestable crops along the edges of the garden for an attractive foodscape.
15 Plants That Bloom All Summer Long
As spring wears off and summer heat picks up, most gardeners find it rather tiring to work in the garden. That’s why you need to look for flowering plants––both annuals and perennials––that bloom profusely throughout the season without much pampering from you. Fortunately, you have a wide selection of summer bloomers to choose from. PETUNIA […]
How to Check the Viability of Old Seeds -
How to Check the Viability of Old Seeds I’ve been happily pouring through seed catalogs and online seed stores (my favorite) lately, getting ready to buy as many seeds as I can. I soon realized that I wanted lots and lots of plants, but that doesn’t really work with my gardening budget. Sometimes I wonder […]
Grants for School Gardens
A school garden is huge for children’s education, but where do we get funding? Check out these grants for school gardens to see if your program is eligible.
What to do in the Garden in September
In the garden in September in Oklahoma we have a second wind of growing. The temps are cooler, and tomatoes, peppers and others start to produce again.
9 Plants That Repel Snakes - The Organic Goat Lady
Are you terrified of snakes? Are you looking for plants that repel snakes? This is a list of the top 9 plants that are said to repel those...
How to Save Seeds: Seed Saving for Beginners | The House & Homestead
Learning how to save seeds will help you increase your self-sufficiency and grow healthy, productive plants year after year. Read on to find out how!